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THE YUKPA PEOPLE’S STRUGGLE TO PRESERVE THEIR ANCESTRAL TERRITORY

By Ludys Ovalle Jácome, EL TIEMPO, November 18, 2021 https://www.eltiempo.com/colombia/otras-ciudades/la-lucha-del-pueblo-yukpa-por-salvaguardar-su-territorio-ancestral-633154 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) They say that …

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COLOMBIA WILL HAVE NEW PROTECTED AREAS, BUT THERE ARE STILL SOME DOUBTS TO BE RESOLVED

By María Mónica Monsalve & Sergio Silva Numa, EL ESPECTADOR, November 2, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/ambiente/colombia-tendra-nuevas-areas-protegidas-pero-aun-hay-dudas-por-resolver/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer …

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ANLA PLACES ON FILE THE ENVIRONMENTAL PERMIT FOR THE MINING PROJECT IN QUEBRADONA

EL ESPECTADOR, October 25, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/ambiente/anla-archiva-licencia-ambiental-de-proyecto-de-mineria-en-quebradona/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Quebradona mine is located on the …

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GLOBAL WITNESS: COLOMBIA IS THE COUNTRY WITH THE MOST ENVIRONMENTALISTS MURDERED IN THE WORLD

SEMANA, September 12, 2021 https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/global-witness-colombia-es-el-pais-con-mas-ambientalistas-asesinados-en-el-mundo/202101/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Sixty-five victims were reported killed in Colombia last …

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THE CAMPESINOS ARE OPPOSING THE MINING IN QUEBRADONA WITH THE STRENGTH OF A BEAR

By Daniela Quintero Díaz, EL ESPECTADOR, July 22, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/ambiente/con-la-fuerza-de-un-oso-los-campesinos-se-oponen-a-mineria-en-quebradona/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The people that …

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THE TORTUOUS PATH OF ESCAZÚ IS CONTINUING

EL ESPECTADOR, June 20, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/editorial/sigue-el-camino-tortuoso-de-escazu/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) In the rush to complete the legislative …

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OUR LIVES, AT RISK

Editorial, EL TIEMPO, April 8, 2021 https://www.eltiempo.com/opinion/editorial/editorial-sobre-la-destruccion-de-la-amazonia-579654 (Translated by Eunice Gibson CSN Volunteer Translator) There are some matters that can’t …

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COLOMBIA IS SICK AND TIRED OF CENTRALISM AND BOGOTANIZATION: INSPECTOR GENERAL CARRILLO

By María Mónica González Escandón, RCN RADIO, September 24, 2020 https://www.rcnradio.com/politica/colombia-esta-hastiada-del-centralismo-y-la-bogotanizacion-procurador-carrillo (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Colombia’s Inspector …

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THE IMPACT OF A WHITE ELEPHANT HIDDEN IN THE JUNGLE OF PUTUMAYO

By Mongabay Latam, EL TIEMPO, June 9, 2020 https://www.eltiempo.com/vida/medio-ambiente/el-impacto-de-un-elefante-blanco-oculto-en-la-selva-de-putumayo-504828 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Ten years after the …

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